1Life is currently South Africa’s number 1 direct life insurer, for the 8th year running, according to the Annual Swiss Re Report. Launched in March 2006 as the country’s first truly direct life insurer, 1Life provides long-term insurance and financial solutions with products that are simple, convenient and tailored, to every client’s individual needs and affordability. Changing Lives is the cornerstone of our business ethic and we pride ourselves on being able to give our clients the financial protection they deserve. For more information, please visit

Established: 2006

• 1st fully direct life insurer in South Africa
• 1st non-invasive saliva-based HIV testing
• 1st to offer clients cover from their cell phones

• No 1 Direct Life Insurer for 8 years running (2010 – 2018), SwissRe
• Best in industry rating on Hello Peter